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  • ER - Experience required
  • NS - Navigational Skills Required
  • LK - Local Knowledge an advantage
  • PM - Course Partially Marked

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Sat 25th Mar 2017 – Long Mynd Valleys English Champs (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sat 25th Mar 2017 at 12:00
  • Country: England
  • Region: Shropshire/Welsh Borders
  • Category: AM
  • Website: www.merciafellrunners.org.uk
  • Distance: 18.5km / 11.5m
  • Climb: 1372m / 4501ft
  • Venue: Cardingmill Valley, Church Stretton, SY6 6JG.
  • Grid ref: 445944
  • Skills & experience: ER, PM, LK, NS
  • Minimum age: 18

Entry information

  • Entry on day? Entry on day not allowed
  • Pre-entry Pre-entry allowed
  • Pre-entry fee: £15.00
  • Entry info:

    Entries via SI Entries, open on Monday 9th January

Contact for Race Information

  • Jim Tinnion
  • Ivy Cottage, Cwm Head, Church Stretton, SY6 6PX
  • 07790 938447
  • development@merciafellrunners.org.uk


  • Teams allowed: Teams allowed


  • Male: I. Holmes – 01:29:58 – 1998
  • Female: C. Greenwood – 01:46:12 – 1993


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

This race has a Permit and associated UK Athletics insurance from the FRA

Other information

This is a one-off, additional, running of the race for the English Championships. The 30th Longmynd Valleys race will be held as normal on Sunday 7th February. Entry price for the champs race includes parking, SI timing, and a hot drink after.

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